Enrollment Context

Average Freshman HS GPA
Data Explanation
Average Freshman HS GPA
3.09
Average Freshman SAT
Data Explanation
Average Freshman SAT
1015
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
Data Explanation
In-State Freshmen Receiving HOPE or Zell Scholarship
36%
Freshmen Receiving Pell
Data Explanation
Freshmen Receiving Pell
50%
Undergraduate Enrollment
Data Explanation
Undergraduate Enrollment
5,629
Undergraduate Degrees Awarded
Data Explanation
Degrees Awarded
0 Certificates
810 Associate
119 Bachelor's

Race / Ethnicity

Data Explanation

16% Black

60% White

2% Asian

17% Hispanic

<1% Unknown

4% Two or more races

<1% American Indian / Alaska Native

<1% Native Hawaiian / Pacific Islander

Undergraduate Student Outcomes

Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
NR At Georgia Highlands College
NR Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Bachelor's Seekers Retention
64% At Starting Institution
70% Anywhere in USG
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
64% At Georgia Highlands College
68% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Freshman Associate Seekers Retention
57% At Starting Institution
66% Anywhere in USG
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
54% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
24% Associate NA Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
University State College Comparison
Freshman HOPE/Zell Recipient Outcomes
52% Enrolled with HOPE or Zell the Next Fall
19% Associate 24% Bachelor's Graduate with HOPE or Zell
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
NA At Georgia Highlands College
NA Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Six-Year Bachelor's Graduation Rate
21% At Starting Institution
33% Anywhere in USG
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
38% At Georgia Highlands College
38% Anywhere in USG
University State College Comparison
Three-Year Associate Graduation or Enrollment in Bachelor’s Program Rate
41% At Starting Institution
41% Anywhere in USG
Time to Degree in Years
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Time to Degree in Years
6.5 Bachelor's Graduates
4.0 Associate Graduates
University State College Comparison
Time to Degree in Years
5.8 Bachelor's Graduates
4.0 Associate Graduates

Further Information

For wages of Georgia Highlands College graduates working in Georgia, visit the Governor's Office of Student Achievement Georgia Higher Learning and Earning dashboard.

For retention and graduation for specific populations, visit USG by the Numbers.

Visit Georgia Highlands College's profile on the federal College Navigator or College Scorecard website.

Visit Georgia Highlands College's website and their Net Price Calculator.

Affordability Context

2020-2021 In-State Tuition and Fees
Data Explanation
$3,914
2019-2020 In-State Cost of Attendance
Data Explanation
$11,790
2019-2020 In-State Average Scholarships and Grants
Data Explanation
$5,166
2019-2020 In-State Net Price
Data Explanation
$6,624

Undergraduate Borrowing and Debt Outcomes

Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
17%
$4,959
University State College Comparison
Percent Borrowing and Average Amount Per Year
39%
$5,511
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
48%
$16,578
University State College Comparison
Bachelor's Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
55%
$21,290
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
34%
$11,951
University State College Comparison
Associate Graduates Percent Borrowed and Cumulative Debt
43%
$13,614
Cohort Loan Default Rate
Data Explanation
Georgia Highlands College
Cohort Loan Default Rate
14%
University State College Comparison
Cohort Loan Default Rate
15%